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Russia cut off electricity supplies to Finland as a retaliatory measure in the face of this Scandinavian country’s stated desire to join NATO. Yesterday, the Finnish subsidiary of Russian electricity supplier InterRAO announced the suspension of its supply from Saturday, citing payment problems from Helsinki. The Finnish telecom company has confirmed that it can do without the Russian electricity that it represents “less than 10%” of his needs. Carry on with our lives.
Emmanuel Macron officially begins his second term today. But the appointment of the next prime minister, who will succeed Jean Castix, is still pending. Franceinfo guest Yael Brown-Bevit, LREM deputy from Yvelines’ re-election candidate, believes we must be patient. Carry on with our lives.
The Elysee announced that Emmanuel Macron will travel tomorrow to Abu Dhabi to honor the President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who died Friday at the age of 73. The result: Prime Minister Jean Castix will not go to the Vatican as planned, and he cannot be the two chiefs of the extraterritorial executive at the same time, Matignon said.
• Near East The United Nations Security Council has Strongly condemns the killing of Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Oqla on May 11 and the wounding of another journalist in the city of Jenin in the West BankIn a statement issued yesterday unanimously, according to diplomats. This very rare unanimous position of the Security Council on an issue concerning Israel also calls for “An immediate, thorough, transparent and impartial investigation” about this murder.
• Supplier company RAO Nordic Oy, which is 100% owned by Russia’s InterRAO, has announced that Russia is suspending electricity delivery to Finland from today. This announcement comes against the backdrop of escalating tensions between Moscow and Helsinki, which announced its desire to join “without a deadline” NATO under the influence of the Russian offensive in Ukraine. Intent that Moscow looked at with a very bad eye, which had already threatened to retaliate Military technology.
• I turned the page last night, midnight, as Macron’s second five-year term began. But expectations for the appointment of the next prime minister to replace Jan Castex, who will remain in office at least until Monday, linger. If the Elysee gives no indication, one thing is certain: the head of government is in the process of filling his boxes. But the change is not for this weekend.
• The Nanterre Court has sentenced the French Sanofi Group Compensation up to 450,000 euros The family of her daughter, on display in Depakin in the womb, was born with malformations. The court considered that the risk of developing autism disorders associated with Depakine was known to the laboratory, at least in 2005, and therefore it was their duty to mention it in the instructions.
• At Eurovision, the musical notes have soared before this evening’s Grand Final in Italy: From Norway’s wolves to Ukrainian nominees, the Great Song Contest must win new decibel records. France is represented by the Alvan & Ahez group that bears its title Volyn Inspired by the legend of Breton.